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Borough races set -- mostly

...all seven seats of the South Peninsula Hospital Service Area Board up for grabs drew no candidates. Borough Clerk Sherry Biggs said Wednesday she was not sure what the procedure would be for filling the empty seats. At this point, it appears...
Clerk out to initiate change

Borough Clerk Sherry Biggs has asked the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly to consider revising the borough's initiative and referendum procedures. "The...
Term limits raise legal questions

...some back-and-forth between ACT and Borough Clerk Sherry Biggs over specific language, it was, from her perspective, of a "gotcha" nature. Borough Clerk Sherry Biggs said early last week that she had provided ACT members...
Suit filed over term limits

...enable the assembly to resolve the incompatible election results. Also named as a defendant in the suit is Borough Clerk Sherry Biggs, whose job it is to swear in elected officials. Dolifka declined comment, but did refer the Clarion to his attorney...
ACT petition rejected

...consumer price index for Anchorage and a host of other factors. After a review of the proposed ordinance, Borough Clerk Sherry Biggs rejected the initiative petition because it contradicted a state statute setting out the exclusive method of assessing...
Assembly changes tack

...just such a suit on Oct. 15 naming the borough as defendant and asking the Kenai Superior Court to order Borough Clerk Sherry Biggs to swear-in the three winners and declare that the term-limit provision of Prop 2 take effect next year. On Monday...
Borough responds to ACT motions

...eventually made it to the ballot in October 2005, where it won the approval of 54.17 percent of voters. Borough Clerk Sherry Biggs also approved an ACT referendum petition seeking repeal of Ordinance 2005-09 in its entirety, but that petition was...
Assembly agrees to pro and con statements for voter pamphlets

...Department of Justice, which must consider any legislation altering voting procedures, according to Borough Clerk Sherry Biggs. Amendments passed Tuesday affected some details within the ordinance, however. For instance, the assembly agreed with an...
Bear Creek to decide on new facility

...public meetings," she said. "It would be similar to that built for Kachemak Emergency Services." Borough Clerk Sherry Biggs said Bear Creek Fire Service Area generally covers everything outside Seward city limits in the direction of Moose Pass...
Are term limits legal?

...nothing in this section prevents school board members from succeeding themselves." In a June 25 memo to Borough Clerk Sherry Biggs prior to the launch of ACT's successful initiative drive, Thompson noted that AS.29.300 "flatly provides" that...


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